Governorates of Egypt
Egypt is divided for administrative purposes into 27 governorates (محافظة muḥāfaẓah  [moˈħɑfzˤɑ]; genitive case: muḥāfaẓat  [moˈħɑfzˤet]; plural محافظات muḥāfaẓāt  [moħɑfˈzˤɑːt]). Egypt...
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Kafr el-Sheikh
Kafr el-Sheikh (Arabic: كفر الشيخ‎ Kafr el-Šēḵ , [kɑfɾ eʃˈʃeːx]) is the capital of Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate, Egypt, about 134 km north of Cairo, in the Nile Delta of lower Egyp...
Minya Governorate
Minya Governorate is one of the governorates of Upper Egypt. The name originates from the chief city of the governorate, originally known in Sahidic Coptic as Tmoone (ⲧⲙⲟⲟⲛⲉ) and in Bohairic as Thmonē...
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Ismailia Governorate
Ismailia Governorate (Arabic: محافظة الإسماعيلية‎ Muḥāfaẓat al-ʾIsmāʿīliyyah, [moˈħɑfzˤet elʔesmæʕeˈlejjæ]) is one of the governorates of Egypt. Located in the north-eastern part of the coun...
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North Sinai Governorate
North Sinai Governorate (Arabic: محافظة شمال سيناء‎ Muḥāfaẓat Shimāl Sīnāʾ) is one of the governorates of Egypt. It is located in the north-eastern part of the country, and encompasses the n...
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Husseiniya
The province and city of Al-Husseiniya is located in Al Sharqia Governorate, Egypt. It was named after the Sultan Hussien II. It was previously called the Hill of the Pharaoh.
Tanis is one of the...
6th of October Governorate
The 6th of October Governorate was one of the governorates of Egypt. It was located in Middle Egypt, to the west of the Nile valley.
The 6th of October Governorate was split from the Giza Governor...
Al Sharqia Governorate
Al Sharqia Governorate (Arabic: محافظة الشرقية‎ aš-Šarqiyyah , [eʃ.ʃæɾˈʔejjæ], [eʃ.ʃæɾˈɡejje]; English: Eastern Governorate or "Eastern Province") is the 3rd most populous of the...
Beheira Governorate
Beheira Governorate (Arabic: ‏البحيرة‎ el Beḥēra , [elbeˈħeːɾæ], "the Lake") is a coastal governorate in Egypt. Located in the northern part of the country in the Nile Delta, its capi...
Cairo Governorate
Cairo Governorate (Muhafazat al Qahirah) is the most populated of the governorates of Egypt. Its capital is the national capital of Cairo, and its part of Greater Cairo. Because it is completely urb...
Banha
Banha (also spelled Benha ; Egyptian Arabic: بنها  [ˈbænhæ]) is the capital of the Qalyubia Governorate in north-eastern Egypt. Egyptians call it Banhā el-'asal, which means "Sweet lik...
Mansoura, Egypt
Mansoura (Arabic: المنصورة‎ al-Manṣūra, [el.mɑnˈsˤuːɾɑ], [el.mænˈsˤuːɾe]) is a city in Egypt, with a population of 480,494. It is the capital of the Dakahlia Governorate.
Mansoura in Ar...
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Zagazig
Zagazig (Arabic: الزقازيق‎ az-Zaqāzīq , [ez.zæʔæˈziːʔ], [ez.zæɡæˈziːɡ]) is a town in Lower Egypt. Situated in the eastern part of the Nile delta, it is the capital of the governorate...
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Anshas
31°27′30″E / 30.38111°N 31.45833°E / 30.38111; 31.45833Inshas is a city located in Bilbeis, Sharkiya Governorate 60 kilometers east of Cairo, Egypt.It holds the first experime...
Helwan Governorate
Helwan Governorate was one of the governorates of Egypt. It was located in Lower Egypt.
The Helwan Governorate was split from the Cairo Governorate in April 2008. It was created through a presiden...
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Asyut
Asyut (Arabic: أسيوط‎ Asyūṭ  [ʔɑsˈjuːtˤ]) is the capital of the modern Asyut Governorate in Egypt; the ancient city of the same name is situated nearby. The modern city is located at 27...